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Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

#rednoseday starts trending on Twitter ahead of Comic Relief

#rednoseday: Britain's dogs dress up for the occasion

#rednoseday: Britain's dogs dress up for the occasion

It's been a rough week for the UK, so a little comic relief is very welcome

Anti-Brexit groups in turmoil over status of weekend March for Europe protest

Anti-Brexit groups in turmoil over status of weekend March for Europe protest

Anti-Brexit groups in turmoil over status of weekend protest

Pro-EU campaigners have received mixed messages as to whether the march has been cancelled or not in the wake of the Westminster terror attack

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Westminster assault: London Underground messages in tube stations go viral in wake of terror attack

Westminster terror attack: London tube station messages of hope and courage go viral

London Underground messages in tube stations go viral in wake of terror attack

The signs have several uplifting messages to raise the spirits of Londoners

Westminster attack: Donald Trump Jr sparks outrage with Sadiq Khan tweet

Donald Trump Jr sparks outrage with Sadiq Khan tweet

The US President's son has landed in hot water over a tweet about the London Mayor in the wake of the attack on Westminster

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter prays for London

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter unites to #PrayforLondon

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter unites to #PrayforLondon

Many on Twitter are using the hashtag Pray for London to show their sympathy for victims, after the attacks in Westminster this afternoon

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Unite's Len McCluskey fires back at Tom Watson MP, denies takeover allegations

Unite's Len McCluskey fires back at Tom Watson MP, denies Labour coup claims

Unite's Len McCluskey fires back at Tom Watson MP, denies Labour coup claims

The boss of the union has denied plans to join with Momentum to take over the Labour Party

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Thief found by police after he gets stuck in jewellery shop window

Thief found by police after getting stuck in jewellery shop window

Thief found by police after getting stuck in jewellery shop window

Police shared a photo online of a man who made a hole in a window in order to escape from a jewellery shop, however found out too late that his hips would not fit through

Labour in chaos after Corbyn supporters Momentum are accused of plotting party takeover with Unite

Labour in chaos as Corbyn deputy says Momentum coup plans 'have to be stopped'

Labour in chaos as Corbyn deputy says Momentum coup plans 'have to be stopped'

The Corbyn-supporting group, led by Jon Lansman, was revealed to be planning to link with the union, which led to a public row

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

'Bullies had to be strong and brave' - Twitter reflects on what life was like before the internet

'Bullies had to be strong and brave' - Twitter reflects on what life was like before the internet

'Bullies had to be strong and brave' - What was life like before the internet?

It can sometimes be hard to remember what life was like without the internet, when we actually had to use books and talk to people face to face

'SNP are an embarrassment to Scotland' - Twitter reacts to First Minister's Questions

'SNP are an embarrassment to Scotland' - Twitter reacts to First Minister's Questions

'SNP an embarrassment to Scotland': Twitter reacts to First Minister's Questions

It was a session which drew particular interest, given Nicola Sturgeon's recent announcement of her attempt for a second independence referendum

'The Force is strong with this one's Twitter' - Mark Hamill takes down Trump employee with savage tweet

The Force is strong with this one's Twitter - Mark Hamill takes down Trump employee with savage tweet

Mark Hamill takes down Trump employee with savage tweet

'The Force is strong with this one's Twitter'

BREAKING: Armed police convene at hostage situation in German bank

BREAKING: Armed police dealing with hostage situation in German bank

BREAKING: Armed police dealing with hostage situation in German bank

Hostages have been taken in a bank in Duisberg

Mark Rutte fends off Geert Wilders to win Dutch elections

Mark Rutte fends off Geert Wilders to win Dutch elections

Mark Rutte fends off Geert Wilders to win Dutch elections

His party, the People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy, won 31 seats in the election on Thursday

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Pro-Erdogan hackers deface top accounts as crisis with Turkey escalates

Justin Bieber and Borussia Dortmund Twitter accounts defaced with Nazi slur by pro-Erdogan hackers

Justin Bieber Twitter account defaced with Nazi slur by pro-Erdogan hackers

There's been tension between Turkey and a number of EU member states after several rallies supporting him in the upcoming election

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for missing open goal over Government's National Insurance U-turn

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for 'missing open goal' on Government NI U-turn

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for missing open goal over Government NI U-turn

Jeremy Corbyn has been mocked on Twitter after he didn't capitalise on the Government's U-turn on National Insurance during PMQs, instead talking about schools funding and social care

'I completely fell apart' - Jack Monroe speaks out about impact of Katie Hopkins libel case

'I fell apart, I was hiding in bed': Jack Monroe speaks out about Katie Hopkins libel case

'I had to hide in bed': Jack Monroe speaks out about Katie Hopkins libel case

The food blogger discussed the devastating impact of being a victim of libel at the hands of the Mail Online columnist with Julia Hartley-Brewer.

'Beware of Jews' sign causes outrage in London

'Beware of Jews' sign causes outrage in London

'Beware of Jews' sign causes outrage in London

The sign appeared in Stamford Hill and has been widely condemned

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

'Forget UKIP, they're finished' - Twitter comes down hard on party after Arron Banks claims

Twitter declares UKIP dead after Arron Banks expulsion claims

Twitter declares UKIP dead after Arron Banks expulsion claims

The party's main financial backer claimed the party had suspended his membership on Twitter

UKIP backer Arron Banks claims he's been suspended from party

UKIP backer Arron Banks claims he's been suspended from party

UKIP backer Arron Banks claims he's been suspended from party

UKIP have denied this, saying he hadn't renewed his party membership at the start of the year

Monday, March 13, 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

'Let's agree to not call it Scexit' - Twitter is outraged at new name for Scottish independence

Scexit outrage: Twitter furious at rubbish new Scottish independence name

Scexit: Twitter hits back at new name for Scottish independence

Nicola Sturgeon has announced that she will seek approval next week for a Scottish independence referendum, promoting a discussion about what to call it

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Police officer praised after responding to 'kill yourself' message with letter

Police officer praised after responding to 'kill yourself' message with letter

Police officer praised after responding to 'kill yourself' message with letter

The officer explained that she will not be killing herself, but felt rude not to reply to the message

'I laughed so hard people think I am nuts' - BBC interview is interrupted by children

'I laughed so hard people think I am nuts' - BBC interviewer is interrupted by his children

BBC interview is interrupted by two young children

Professor Robert E Kelly was attempting to give his view on South Korean politics on BBC World News, however it didn't go quite to plan

Police in Toronto hunting for suspect who stole car with little girl inside

Police in Toronto hunting for suspect who stole car with little girl inside

Police in Toronto hunting for suspect who stole car with little girl inside

An amber alert has been issued after the car was left running outside the family home

Twitter users air their fury over Central Line disruption during rush hour

'The Central Line is an act of treason' - Twitter users vent fury over rush hour disruption

Twitter users air their fury over Central Line disruption during rush hour

An empty train derailed at White City during the rush hour on Friday morning, causing heavy disruption on the rest of the line

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

International Women's Day: Donald Trump tweets 'I have tremendous respect for women'

International Women's Day: Donald Trump tweets 'I have tremendous respect for women'

Donald Trump tweets 'I have tremendous respect for women'

The US president tweeted the rather eye-catching remark this morning

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Trump overnight - major deal announcement with Exxon Mobil

What Donald Trump did last night: Huge deal with Exxon Mobil to create thousands of jobs

What Trump did last night: Huge Exxon deal to create thousands of jobs

The president sang his praises of the oil and gas corporation on Twitter

Monday, March 6, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

'I'm glad I never visited' - Campaigners celebrate as South Lakes Safari Zoo is refused licence

'Those animals deserve to live': Campaigners celebrate as South Lakes Safari Zoo refused licence

Campaigners celebrate as South Lakes Safari Zoo refused licence

South Lakes Safari Zoo has lost its bid to renew its licence and campaigners are celebrating after the news

'Is he being blamed for tapping phones as well?' - Twitter discusses the identity of Jack the Ripper

New Jack the Ripper book brings deluge of mockery for Patricia Cornwell

Who is the real Jack the Ripper? - Twitter users give their view

Author Patricia Cornwell believes she's worked out the real identity of Jack the Ripper, however she has yet to convince everyone

Congress committee to probe Donald Trump's claims Barack Obama tapped phones, say reports

US Congress 'to probe Donald Trump's Barack Obama phone-tapping claims'

US Congress 'to probe Donald Trump's Barack Obama phone-tapping claims'

The US president tweeted over the weekend the former president had ordered his phones at Trump Tower in New York City to be wiretapped

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

NHS employee suspended for sending threatening tweets to Jeremy Hunt

NHS employee suspended for threatening to kill Jeremy Hunt

NHS employee suspended for threatening to kill Jeremy Hunt

An NHS employee who tweeted threatening and offensive messages to health secretary Jeremy Hunt has been suspended from the profession for 13 months

Twitter outraged at Sir Rod Stewart over 'Isis-style beheading' video

Twitter outraged at Sir Rod Stewart over 'Isis-style beheading' video

Twitter outraged at Sir Rod Stewart over 'Isis-style beheading' video

The singer's wife, Penny Lancaster, posted a video on her Instagram account of the singer appearing to stage a mock execution in the desert

Donald Trump backs Jeff Sessions as controversy over Russia connection grows

Donald Trump backs Jeff Sessions as controversy over Russia connection grows

Donald Trump backs Jeff Sessions as controversy over Russia connection grows

Democrats have been accusing Sessions of lying under oath after it emerged he'd met with the Russian ambassador during the election campaign

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Twitter to add safety features to allow users to mute offensive content

Twitter to add safety features to allow users to mute offensive content

Twitter to add safety features to allow users to mute offensive content

The social network is to roll out changes to allow users to remove what they don't want to see from their timelines

Marine Le Pen immunity removed by MEPs over Isis Twitter images

Marine Le Pen could be jailed over Isis Twitter images

Marine Le Pen could be jailed over Isis Twitter images

The leader of the Front National party potentially faces legal action over images she put on the social network

Monday, February 27, 2017

Monday, February 27, 2017

'I will measure embarrassing moments from survivable to La La Land' - Twitter reacts to Oscars mistakes

'I will measure embarrassing moments from survivable to La La Land' - Twitter reacts to Oscars mistakes

'Maybe it was fake news' - Twitter reacts to Oscars mistakes

Mistakes at this year's Oscars awards ceremony have overshadowed the news of any award winners, as many can't believe how badly the ceremony went

Monday, February 20, 2017

Monday, February 20, 2017

Fake news, Swedish 'Terror', and Rush Limbaugh: Donald Trump's weekend in Tweets

Fake news, 'Terror' in Sweden, and Rush Limbaugh: Donald Trump's busy weekend on Twitter

Fake news, Swedish 'Terror', and Rush Limbaugh: Donald Trump's weekend in Tweets

Donald Trump had a very busy weekend

Friday, February 17, 2017

Friday, February 17, 2017

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: 'fake news', New York Times, and the Democrats

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: 'fake news', New York Times, and the Democrats

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: 'fake news', New York Times, and Democrats

The president had a lot to say on Twitter last night

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Thursday, February 16, 2017

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: Florida rally, political prisoners, and Obamacare

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: Florida rally, political prisoners and Obamacare

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: Florida rally and Obamacare

The President wasn't really true to style on the network last night

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

George Galloway: 'Police have done nothing to stop Diane Abbott's online abuse'

George Galloway: 'Police have done nothing to stop Diane Abbott's online abuse'

George Galloway: 'Police have done nothing to stop Diane Abbott's online abuse'

Our presenter was speaking to a caller, Robert, about the abuse the shadow home secretary receives

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

George Galloway calls out 'right-on' feminists over Diane Abbott racist abuse

George Galloway calls out 'right-on' feminists over Diane Abbott racist abuse

George Galloway calls out 'right-on' feminists over Diane Abbott racist abuse

Our host was speaking to a caller where he told her the abuse suffered by the shadow home secretary was 'a national disgrace'

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

UKIP leader Paul Nuttall supports spokesman John Bickley after tweeting racist slogan

UKIP leader Paul Nuttall stands by spokesman John Bickley after 'if you want a jihadi neighbour' tweet

Paul Nuttall stands by colleague over 'jihadi neighbour' tweet

UKIP leader Paul Nuttall has supported his immigration spokesperson, after he apologised for retweeting a controversial slogan said to be racist

Friday, February 10, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017

'It's flake news' - Twitter reacts to snow falling in the UK

'It's flake news' - Twitter reacts to snow falling in the UK

'It's flake news' - Twitter reacts to snow falling in the UK

As the weather is set to stay quite cold this weekend, some places in the UK are already seeing some snow

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: 'Richard Blumenthal is a liar, John McCain's been losing so long, and SEE YOU IN COURT'

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: Blumenthal is a liar, McCain's a loser - and SEE YOU IN COURT

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: 'SEE YOU IN COURT'

The President was dealt a major blow to his executive order yesterday by the courts, so of course it came out on Twitter

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Thursday, February 9, 2017

'Our species has failed to live up to it's potential' - Fans angry over Danny Dyer wanting to become Doctor Who

'Let's be 'avin it you Dalek slaaaags': Fans mock Danny Dyer for Doctor Who ambition

Fans angry over Danny Dyer wanting to become Doctor Who

Danny Dyer has claimed he'd love to play The Doctor in the next Doctor Who series, but not all fans are happy with the idea

Twitter mocks Jeremy Corbyn for 'fight starts now' tweet

Twitter lampoons Jeremy Corbyn for 'fight starts now' Brexit tweet

Twitter lampoons Jeremy Corbyn for 'fight starts now' Brexit tweet

The Labour leader posted a tweet to say 'the real fight starts now' following the Brexit vote

Travel ban, Ivanka Trump, and Jeff Sessions - Donald Trump's latest Twitter update

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: 'I'm more truthful than the mainstream media and Europe supports travel ban'

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: 'I'm more truthful than mainstream media'

The President was quite active on Twitter last night, and some of his claims were provocative to say the least.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

#LetLiz Speak - Supports grows for Elizabeth Warren after Senate silencing

#LetLiz Speak - Supports grows for Elizabeth Warren after Senate silencing

#LetLiz Speak - Supports grows for Elizabeth Warren after Senate silencing

The senator from Massachusetts was declined the floor in the debate around the nomination of Jeff Sessions, and Twitter support for her is growing

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: Vladimir Putin, National Sheriffs Association, and Democrats

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: Sheriffs are good, Democrats are bad, and Putin is a stranger

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: Sheriffs, Democrats and Vladimir Putin

The president was not as active as usual during the wee hours - but he still managed to rattle off plenty of inflammatory missives

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Immigration, The New York Times, and 'Fake News - Donald Trump's latest Twitter update

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: Immigration, The New York Times, and 'Fake News'

What Trump tweeted last night: Immigration, The New York Times, and 'Fake News'

Check out everything the President has been putting online here

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

'Well, briefings are overrated' - Twitter portrays Donald Trump as a puppet after he was 'not briefed' on Steve Bannon order

Twitter portrays Donald Trump as a puppet after claims he was 'not briefed' on Steve Bannon order

Twitter hammers Donald Trump over 'not briefed' claims

Donald Trump was reportedly not fully briefed on the executive order he signed which gave Steve Bannon a seat on the National Security Council

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

Donald Trump tells staff to 'dress like women' and Twitter shows them how

Donald Trump tells staff to 'dress like women' and Twitter shows them how

Donald Trump tells staff to 'dress like women' and Twitter shows them how

Donald Trump has reportedly told female White House staff that they must 'dress like women' and said men should have a 'certain look'

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

JK Rowling hits back at former fan who claims she burnt Harry Potter books

JK Rowling hits back at former fan who burnt Harry Potter books in Donald Trump row

JK Rowling hits back at former fan who burnt Harry Potter books in Trump row

JK Rowling has hit back at one of her former fans who claimed she burnt the Harry Potter books

Anti-Semitic hate crime report: 'There’s never been a country as safe for Jews as Britain is now', says journalist Stephen Pollard

'Jeremy Corbyn and Labour prefer to protect anti-semitic bigots than their Jewish victims'

'Jeremy Corbyn and Labour prefer to protect anti-semite bigots than Jews'

Stephen Pollard, the editor of the Jewish Chronicle, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the report which shows an increase in anti-Semitic hate crime

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer calls Lily Allen 'utterly bonkers' in Twitter row

Julia Hartley-Brewer tells Lily Allen she's 'utterly bonkers' in heated row after singer called Trump a fascist

Julia Hartley-Brewer calls Lily Allen 'utterly bonkers' in Twitter row

Julia Hartley-Brewer has had a row on Twitter with Lily Allen over Donald Trump's state visit

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

'Study the world' - Donald Trump takes to Twitter, after receiving criticism for his travel ban

Donald Trump says he's stopping 'bad dudes' as he reacts to ban protest

Donald Trump says he's stopping 'bad dudes' as he reacts to ban protest

Donald Trump has once again taken to Twitter to discuss his travel ban, which has been criticised by many

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